Whatever the serpent was, he would appear to have been an UPRIGHT creature and to have been endowed with the gift of speech.
It is always a sad day for humanity when an evil man procures great authority. Joseph Stalin, for example is credited with murdering over thirty million people!
What then is the great memorial name? The one which is forever and ever? Answer: It is simply this: JEHOVAH; THE GOD OF ABRAHAM; AND THE GOD OF ISAAC; AND THE GOD OF JACOB.
It was given by God Himself. This means that God assigned it, commanded it, and ordered his children to wear it. Where? In the Holy Scriptures, where all the rest of his commandments are recorded.
The world’s Deliverer is hailed as a child, a son, given by God Himself and destined to achieve eternal redemption for all of the sons of Adam willing to accept it upon the terms under which it became a gift to mankind.
This prophecy received its highest fulfillment at the coming of Christ, the true Light of the World, which was followed by a great ingathering of the nations to the church of God, the church of Christ.
The resurrection of Christ was the cornerstone of Paul’s preaching, this doctrine standing here as the climax of his sermon. As proof of Jesus’ resurrection, Paul offered the testimony of eyewitnesses and also the prophecies of the Old Testament which foretold it.
God allowed no such apology for an idol, and men should not allow it today.
The Scriptures do not provide any hard information enabling a fuller identification of this creature which was used by Satan as an instrument in the temptation.
Adam and Eve already knew the difference in right and wrong; thus they were aware already of moral distinctions.
These verses are among the most discussed passages in all the Bible.
This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth, but thou shalt meditate thereon day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that … Continue reading Bible Study: Joshua 1:8 : REFERENCES TO THE PENTATEUCH IN THE OLD TESTAMENT
Under the direction of the Holy Spirit of God Moses wrote everything down.As he was a prophet, the words of 2 Peter 1:21 apply to him as well:”Holy men of God spake under the power of the Holy Spirit.
This is a promise of forgiveness to the righteous remnant, to all that are “in Christ Jesus.” These last two verses are in no sense “a doxology.”
Taking the prophetic viewpoint we will find a fairly clear division of the book. All other divisions are more or less unsatisfactory. The similar structure of the Psalms and of … Continue reading Bible study guide: Outline of the book of Psalms
The Spirit of Christ was working in the writers of the Psalms, and was sharing in their distresses and joys and was at one with them (compare Is. 63:9; 1 … Continue reading Our Daily Bible study: Finding the Spirit of Christ Everywhere in the Psalms
“God’s counsels are too deep for the stupid man.”
The very basis for calculating days and nights did not appear in this narrative until the fourth day; and that forbids any dogmatic restriction based upon our methods of calculating days and nights.
Christmas is about Jesus Christ. Period.
Blow! Blow! Thou winter wind
Thou art not so unkind
As man’s ingratitude.
Freeze, Freeze thou bitter sky,
Thou dost not bite so nigh
As benefits forgot.
Though thou the waters warp,
Thy tooth is not so sharp
As friend remembered not.
Music of the Lord’s Church